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Parfitt: 'I Don't Care About Criticism'

STATUS QUO guitarist RICK PARFITT "doesn't give a f**k" about criticism directed at his band over their musical reliance on five guitar chords. The British rocker insists he isn't worried by the negative remarks, and...

Parfitt Finds Love In The Gym

STATUS QUO rocker RICK PARFITT met his future wife as she worked out on an exercise bike. The guitarist admits he was 'too shy' to say hello to Lyndsay Whitburn, but plucked up the courage...

Parfitt Praises Wife For Lifting Him Out Of Depression

STATUS QUO rocker RICK PARFITT has praised his wife LYNDSAY WHITBURN for helping transform his life. The star has admitted he was suffering from depression before he met the 42-year-old at his local gym -...

Parfitt: 'Depression Left Me A Terrible Mess'

STATUS QUO star RICK PARFITT credits his son RICHARD for preventing his life from spiralling out of control after suffering a bout of depression. The rocker went on a drinking binge after the breakdown of...

Parfitt Still Haunted By Daughter's Death

STATUS QUO rocker RICK PARFITT let his late daughter down by refusing to give up alcohol and drugs after her death, according to the guitarist himself. Parfitt attempted to battle his drink and drug demons...

Rossi Too Nervous For Film Debut

STATUS QUO rocker FRANCIS ROSSI is hoping his first ever film role falls through, because he fears he'll be too nervous to act. The singer and bandmember Rick Parfitt have landed leading roles in Care...

Status Quo To Release Movie

The members of veteran British rock group STATUS QUO are to appear in a new movie. Care Factor Zero is a comedy film following the rock veterans' getaway from an organised crime gang. Band members...

Diana Fondly Remembered At Wembley Concert

A host of artistes from music, theatre, comedy and television performed at Wembley in tribute to Princess Diana. Over 63,000 people, including celebrities such as David Beckham, were in attendance at the charity event which...

By on 02 July 2007

Candice Returns To Corrie

One of television's most ditsy soap characters is all set to make a return to Coronation Street after having left in 2005 to seek out new opportunities.Nikki Sanderson, who played hairdresser Candice Stowe in the...

By on 08 June 2007

Moore Receives Cheers At Cannes, Boos From Canadian Crtics

Michael Moore received a standing -- and sustained -- ovation following the screening of his latest documentary, Sicko, at the Cannes Film Festival Saturday. But some critics suggested that in censuring the U.S. health system,...

Diana Concert Line-up Finalised

LATEST: KANYE WEST, ROD STEWART, NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, THE FEELING, JAMES MORRISON, ORSON and STATUS QUO will perform at the memorial concert for British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES in July (07). The latest acts to...

Allen Set For Diana Concert

Cheeky popstar Lily Allen has been added to the line-up for the Concert for Diana event to be held at Wembley Stadium this summer.Both Allen and the veteran rocker Rod Stewart were announced as additions...

By on 26 April 2007

Tv Critics Agree: Couric's Newscast Is In Trouble

Newspaper TV columnists appear to regard the firing of Rome Hartman as the executive producer of the CBS Evening News and his replacement by Rick Kaplan as an admission by the network that the Katie...

Quo Drummer Weds 'Tsunami Bride'

Former STATUS QUO rocker JEFF RICH has married his girlfriend in Asia in a poignant reminder they survived the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami together. The drummer, who split from the British group in 2000, was...

Minogue Unveils Plaque At Square Of Fame

Pop superstar KYLIE MINOGUE yesterday (09JAN07) became the latest celebrity to unveil a plaque of her handprints at London's new Square Of Fame. The I CAN'T GET YOU OUT OF MY HEAD singer follows in...

Rossi: 'Parfitt Will Be Fine'

STATUS QUO rocker FRANCIS ROSSI stopped worrying about bandmate RICK PARFITT's health when he toasted his heart surgery with a glass of wine and a cigarette. Parfitt underwent emergency bypass surgery in 1997, and...

Rossi And Estranged Daughter Bonded Over Love Of Music

The estranged daughter of STATUS QUO rocker FRANCIS ROSSI revived her relationship with her dad after jamming with him. The British guitarist left BERNADETTE ROSSI's mum when she was a toddler, and the 22-year-old...

Rossi Thought Parfitt Was Gay At First Meeting

STATUS QUO rocker FRANCIS ROSSI was convinced his bandmate RICK PARFITT was gay when they first met in the 1960s, because he was wearing a silver suit. The musicians crossed paths at the Minehead branch...

Parfitt's Ex-wife Introduced Him To New Bride

STATUS QUO star RICK PARFITT's jilted ex-wife has hit out at the rocker after revealing it was her that introduced him to his new bride. PATTY PARFITT was left heartbroken when her childhood sweetheart husband...

Parfitt Weds Again

STATUS QUO guitarist RICK PARFITT has married for the third time at a secret ceremony in Gibraltar on Friday (01SEP06). The rocker, 57, tied the knot with LYNDSAY WHITBURN, 46, at a registry office. The...

Parfitt's Pride At Meeting Queen

STATUS QUO rocker RICK PARFITT was proud to meet British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II, even though she had no idea who he was. The SWEET CAROLINE guitarist recalls the Queen was so amazed when she...

Parfitt: 'My Facelift Was Pointless'

STATUS QUO rocker RICK PARFITT was deeply disappointed by the plastic surgery he underwent in the 1980s, because the sagging chins he was so determined to get rid of are back in all their glory....

Rossi's Blurry Band Aid Memories

STATUS QUO guitarist FRANCIS ROSSI admits he was intoxicated with drugs when he recorded the Band Aid single in 1984. The CAROLINE band joined DURAN DURAN, GEORGE MICHAEL, BANANARAMA, SPANDAU BALLET, U2 and SIR PAUL...

Parfitt Pleased He Caught Tumour In Time

STATUS QUO rocker RICK PARFITT is relieved he promptly visited his doctor when his vocal chords started to bother him last year (05), because if he had left the ailment untreated he would almost certainly...

Parfitt: 'Roadies Cried When I Told Them About Tumour'

Veteran rocker RICK PARFITT broke down when his doctor told him a tumour on his vocal chords was likely to be cancerous last year (05) - as did several STATUS QUO roadies. Following laser surgery...

Minogue Looking For Love

Singer DANNII MINOGUE is desperately searching for a new boyfriend after splitting from RICK PARFITT JR, the son of the STATUS QUO rocker. Minogue is back on the hunt in London, eager to find a...

Dannii Splits With Parfitt Jr

Australian singer DANNII MINOGUE has split with boyfriend RICK PARFITT JR after a brief romance. Parfitt Jr, the son of STATUS QUO guitarist RICK PARFITT, met Minogue at her friend's birthday party early in the...

Parfitt: 'Quo May Have To Split'

Rocker RICK PARFITT is terrified STATUS QUO will be forced to split if his voice fails to return to its past glory. The SWEET CAROLINE star, who underwent laser surgery to remove a tumour from...

Dannii Minogue Dating Parfitt Jr

LATEST: Australian pop star DANNII MINOGUE has gone public over her romance with the son of veteran STATUS QUO guitarist RICK PARFITT. Minogue, the younger sister of pop superstar KYLIE, met RICK PARFITT JR at...

Dannii Minogue Linked To Parfitt Jr

Australian pop star DANNII MINOGUE is romancing the son of veteran STATUS QUO guitarist RICK PARFITT. Minogue, the younger sister of superstar KYLIE MINOGUE, met RICK PARFITT JR at a friend's birthday party earlier this...

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